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The gallows land

by Bill Pronzini

  • 202 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press, Chivers Press in Waterville, Me, Bath, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arizona
    • Subjects:
    • Missing persons -- Fiction.,
    • Abused wives -- Fiction.,
    • Large type books.,
    • Arizona -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBill Pronzini.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3566.R67 G3 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination232 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3562021M
      ISBN 100786246146, 0754088677, 0754088685
      LC Control Number2002028410

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      Haman is Hanged 9 Then Harbonah, one of the eunuchs attending the king, said: “There is a gallows fifty cubits high at Haman’s house. He had it built for Mordecai, who gave the report that saved the king.” “Hang him on it!” declared the king. 10 So they hanged Haman on the gallows he had prepared for Mordecai. Then the fury of the king subsided.   Just before one of the chief Nazi propagandists stepped onto the gallows to be hanged, the last words he muttered related directly to the story of that Old Testament book. There are two lessons.


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